Performance Audit of VAGO 2013

Requests for Tender

Performance Auditor to conduct an audit of the Victorian Auditor-General and the Victorian Auditor-General’s Office under Section 19 of the Audit Act 1994 (Vic)

The Public Accounts and Estimates Committee seeks expressions of interest from suitably qualified, skilled and experienced persons for the above tender. The opportunity to tender only becomes available every three years under the Audit Act.

The tender involves the conduct of a performance audit of the Victorian Auditor-General and the Victorian Auditor-General’s Office (VAGO). The purpose of the audit is to determine if the Auditor-General and VAGO are achieving their objectives effectively and in doing so, economically and efficiently and in accordance with the Audit Act and relevant auditing standards.

Prospective tenderers should be able to demonstrate as minimum requirements, the following criteria:

  • Must be a member of a leading Australian, Australasian or international organisation in the fields of auditing and/or consulting (with an emphasis on performance evaluation);

  • An appreciation of the role of the Auditor-General as an independent officer of Parliament;

  • Knowledge and experience in the application of large scale performance reviews of organisations, including public sector organisations; and

  • No conflicts of interest are presented in relation to performing this audit work.

The skills and experience requirements for prospective tenderers are detailed in the Request for Tender document, can be found here:

Request for Tender - pdf complete document 681.39 Kb

Request for Tender - docx Part D - Tenderer's Response (to be completed) 136.98 Kb

The closing date for tenders is 2:00pm, Friday 24 May 2013. Further information for lodgement is contained in the Request for Tender.

David Morris MP, Chair
Public Accounts and Estimates Committee
Parliament of Victoria
Melbourne, Australia

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 February 2014